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By: Ben Johnson, MD
Examining exfoliation and its potential effects on the skin shows a different side to this skin care strategy.
Carbon dioxide laser resurfacing can be effective as a long-term treatment for wrinkles, according to researchers from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.
By: Christine Heathman
Learn the lowdown on why alpha hydroxy acids are making a big comeback in the spa industry.
Researchers have found that a chemical produced by the body similar to the marijuana ingredient THC may play an important part in the health of skin.
Federal health officials have reported more young women are being diagnosed with melanoma skin cancer despite a leveling off of new cases in younger men and more awareness of the disease.
Researchers from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center have shown patients with darker skin can benefit from treatments with ultraviolet light just as much as those who have lighter skin.
U.S. scientists are developing a new anti-aging solution that is looking to aid in skin rejuvenation by combining two antioxidant ingredients.
A new research study explains why UVB light is more likely to cause skin cancer than UVA. This information could help to identify how effective consumer products such as sunscreen are.
By: Peter T. Pugliese, MD
Discover the mechanism and causes of cellulite in order to understand how to treat it.
Recent reports released from organizations such as the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American Society of Dermatological Surgery indicate less-invasive cosmetic procedures will continue to grow in popularity, possibly leading to the need for more risk management.